About Sugar Beach Resort


A Paradise on Maalaea Bay

Located on Maalaea Bay's longest stretch of uninterrupted shore, Sugar Beach Resort invites you to a tranquil getaway in paradise. Named for its fine white sand, the six-mile-long Sugar Beach is an idyllic destination for swimming, snorkeling, windsurfing, and more. Whether you're gazing at breathtaking sunsets, watching for seasonal whales, or swimming with friendly sea turtles, Sugar Beach offers limitless opportunities for relaxation and adventure. Come discover a place where the gentle trade wind breeze of Kihei welcomes you to explore and unwind.


Resort Amenities: A Blend of Comfort and Luxury

After a sun-filled day, return to Sugar Beach Resort to enjoy the oceanfront swimming pool, whirlpool spa, and wading pool. Indulge in the sundeck, putting green, and sauna, or savor a meal with a full ocean view in our barbecue area.

Our tropically furnished units with full kitchens, in-room washer/dryers, and private lanais will provide all the comfort you need.

Additional Amenities Include: 

  • Activities center 
  • On-site convenience store
  • Deli 
  • Bar
  • In-unit cable TV and telephone
balcony view Kihei vacation unit
pool at Sugar Beach Resort in Kihei, Hawaii



A Therapeutic Oasis

Between the two main buildings, our refreshing pool and barbecue area offer a unique escape. Filled with therapeutic, chemical-free salt water, the pool provides a relaxing experience, and guests can enjoy:

  • Shaded pool areas
  • Comfortable seating and lounge chairs
  • Stunning views from the pool area
  • Easy access to miles of sun-drenched, sandy beach


Explore Kihei: World-Class Golf, Dining, and Shopping

Just minutes from the resort, Kihei offers a blend of experiences to satisfy every taste. Golf enthusiasts can tee off at the world-renowned Wailea Golf Club, boasting three championship courses. Food lovers will delight in five-star restaurants such as Mama's Fish House, Morimoto Maui, and Monkeypod Kitchen, offering an array of delectable local and international cuisines.


Exclusive island shops await at The Shops at Wailea, a premier shopping center featuring luxury brands and unique boutiques. Don't miss the famous Kihei Farmers Market, where you can discover fresh, locally-sourced produce and artisanal goods. Whether you're exploring the Maui Ocean Center, taking a stroll through the lush Kealia Pond National Wildlife Refuge, or relaxing on the picturesque Kamaole Beach, Kihei presents a vibrant and multifaceted experience, only moments away from your stay at Sugar Beach Resort.

Golf course in Maui
Wide view of a car making a sharp turn on the Road to Hana in Maui. The ocean and mountains are seen to the left.


South Maui's Outdoor Adventures

South Maui sets the perfect stage for family-friendly water adventures and outdoor explorations. Set sail with Trilogy Excursions for guided snorkeling tours, or head out for a day of deep-sea fishing with Maui Sport Fishing Charters. Seasonal whale watching offers a chance to witness majestic humpback whales, while snorkeling at Molokini Crater reveals vibrant marine life.


Explore the island's diverse landscapes by driving the scenic Road to Hana or hiking the trails of Haleakalā National Park. From windsurfing at Ho'okipa Beach Park to booking an exciting day trip on one of Maui’s top tour boats, South Maui's array of activities ensures a memorable tropical paradise experience for all.